Category: Security

Situational Awareness: How You Can Master Survival, Work, Life and Spot the Bad Guys

Situational Awareness: How You Can Master Survival, Work, Life and Spot the Bad Guys - It’s something taught to special forces and law enforcement officers around the world to increase their understanding and logical approach to what is happening in front of them and assess dangers, risks and possible suspects. But it is not just the elite that can learn this skill, you can learn it by starting now.

How aware of your surroundings are you? A thief could sneak up behind you, someone who looks suspicious can leave a bag in a public area or a person could be about to commit a horrible crime. All of this …

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5 Ways To Keep People Off Your Doorstep When SHTF

5 Ways To Keep People Off Your Doorstep When SHTF — If you are bugging in, or for some reason couldn't bug out, these tips may save you and your family's lives and your stockpile. It's no secret that when SHTF, there will be people that want to take advantage of the situation, either by looting, killing and even raping.

If you are bugging in, or for some reason couldn’t bug out, these tips may save you and your family’s lives and your stockpile. It’s no secret that when SHTF, there will be people that want to take advantage of …

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What Life Is Like for People in Puerto Rico After Maria

What Life Is Like for a Million People in Puerto Rico Who STILL Don’t Have Power - Not much has changed for the Puerto Ricans. Things are only getting more and more ugly. These harrowing tales are hard to digest and it's something that really makes you wonder just how efficient our own government would be in a serious, life changing disaster. Overall, it's a reminder to never stop prepping.

After hurricane Maria, the island of Puerto Rico descended into darkness, both literally and figuratively. It was a tough time for the people of the island as shipping and other services were interrupted. We learned a heck of a lot …

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How to Create a Safe Room in Your House or Apartment

How to Create a Safe Room in Your House or Apartment — An expertly designed safe room can cost tens of thousands of dollars, leaving many to feel that they cannot afford to build a safe room n their own homes. The high price tag makes it seem like the secure quarters are options only for movie stars or the super rich, but in reality, a safe room is simply a fortified area that is resistant to assault.

An expertly designed safe room can cost tens of thousands of dollars, leaving many to feel that they cannot afford to build a safe room in their own homes. The high price tag makes it seem like the secure quarters …

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Set a Simple Alarm Perimeter at your BOL

DIY Tripwire Bang Alarm - Alarms can come in a huge variety of styles, many with a hefty price tag. Sometimes, simplicity and portability is what you need. Whether for use when camping, keeping an opportunist from sneaking up on you when in the wilderness, or just scaring away a few pests, consider the decidedly low-tech tripwire bang alarm.

Once you have settled in to the bugout location, you might realize that you don’t feel as safe as you thought you would. Having decided to bugout means that you were faced with some radical chaos that you could not …

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When The World Ends: 5 Essential Items You Need To Survive if North Korea Sends Nukes

When The World Ends: 5 Essential Items You Need To Survive if North Korea Sends Nukes - While no one hopes that we enter another nuclear age, it seems it may be only time that is by our side. What would you do if we were attacked by a nuclear weapon -- as many people throughout the world have experienced at the hands of unjust governments.

You don’t have to watch the nightly news long to understand that we are under constant threat throughout the world — and that nuclear weapons threats are a reality. While no one hopes that we enter another nuclear age, it …

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Concrete Canvas Shelters – Bug Out Housing?

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations.

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations. We are all held back by something. Just buying bugout land itself can make a huge …

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Urban Prepping: 6 Places You Didn’t Know You Can Stash Stuff

Urban Prepping: 6 Places You Didn’t Know You Can Stash Stuff -- The urban sprawl will be filled with more resources than the wilderness. It will be filled with more threats and more people looking for those resources. That doesn't make it easy.

The urban sprawl will be filled with more resources than the wilderness. It will be filled with more threats and more people looking for those resources. That doesn’t make it easy. Still, you could have a situation where things are …

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DIY Slingshot Bow In 5 Minutes

DIY Slingshot Bow In 5 mins — A slingbow will allow an individual to fire accurately, an arrow from a slingshot. It is the perfect survival, entertainment, and even hunting weapon that anyone can make for under $20.00 and is well worth the small manufacturing time and cost.

A slingbow will allow an individual to fire accurately, an arrow from a slingshot. It is a perfect survival, entertainment, and even hunting weapon that anyone can make for under $20.00 and is well worth the small manufacturing time and …

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Build your Emergency Fund Fast

Look, saving money for disaster is no different than saving money for retirement. What I mean by that is that it sucks and we are not good at it.

Look, saving money for disaster is no different than saving money for retirement. What I mean by that is that it sucks and we are not good at it. That’s the bottom line when you are talking about Americans. We …

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